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Take Control of Your Finances and Get Out of Debt

Posted 1 week ago

Sometimes it can feel like debt sneaked up on you, and now you have to deal with what feels like an overwhelming burden. No one wants to stay in debt, but it can be difficult to know where to start so you can take that first step and start building positive momentum. Taking control of […]

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Important Travel Tips to Get Low Budget Travel Packages

Posted 1 month ago

Just because you’re on a budget doesn’t mean you have to stay at home. It can be possible to see new sights and experience different places even if you have a small travel budget. There are plenty of great, money-saving packages that allow you to enjoy steep discounts that will put traveling well within your […]

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Common Debt Management Mistakes People Make and How to Avoid Them

Posted 2 months ago

If you’ve decided to improve your debt management skills and want to take the first steps to eliminating debt, there’s always some room for improvement. It’s never too late to learn from your mistakes and avoid them going forward. Better yet, you can learn from others’ mistakes and avoid making them altogether. Here are a […]

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5 Easy Ways to Save Money when Grocery Shopping

Posted 3 months ago

Grocery shopping is one of those necessary expenses that can eat (pun intended) away at your monthly budget. Fortunately, there are simple steps you can take to save money at the grocery store. With a little research and planning, you can learn where to shop and what to shop for to master your grocery list. […]

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Money Management: Tips for Creating a Budget

Posted 3 months ago

Creating a budget is a vital part of managing your money and meeting your financial goals. If you have a history of not tracking your spending habits, even the idea of creating a budget can be intimidating. The good news is that outlining a budget for yourself can be a straightforward process that will make […]

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Common Scams Cardholders Fall For & How to Avoid Them

Posted 4 months ago

No matter how many times people are told to never share their personal information, scammers still manage to find new ways to elicit prepaid, debit, and credit card numbers from unsuspecting consumers. It is also easy to assume that you would never fall for one of these scams, but you might be surprised, especially when you […]

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Your 2018 Tax Refund FAQs

Posted 6 months ago

We’ve put together the answers to the most common tax questions we receive from Netspend Prepaid Cardholders, so you’ll be prepared when you file your taxes this year. If you have questions that aren’t answered here, check our main FAQs or contact customer service at 1-866-387-7363. What is the status of my tax refund? Netspend […]

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Andrew Got the Job of His Dreams

Posted 6 months ago

Andrew is a United States Veteran and has a goal of becoming a specialized scuba diving instructor one day. The initial step towards his career goal was to obtain a Rebreather Instructor Certification. In 2016, Andrew was selected as one of Netspend’s scholarship recipients, and he went on to pursue his certification. After Andrew obtained […]

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Gretarshii Received Her MBA in October 2017

Posted 6 months ago

Gretarshii worked towards accomplishing her MBA longer than she expected. She had to put off pursuing any kind of higher education to take care of her family.  “I was a single mother of three that was stuck working dead end jobs, trying to make a living and provide for my family.” When we first met […]

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10 Tax Mistakes that Could Cost You

Posted 10 months ago

This is a preview of a post from the Liberty Tax blog. The views expressed below are theirs. For the entire post, please click here. Most people wish to be done with their taxes as quickly and easily as possible, but filling out your forms too quickly increases the chances of you making a mistake. […]

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Give Yourself the Gift of Secure Shopping

Posted 10 months ago

Cyber criminals are getting ready for the holidays. Are you? The upcoming holiday season is the busiest time of the year for many people. While we finalize our gift lists, cyber criminals plan their attacks. In 2017, more shoppers are expected to purchase presents online than ever before. Follow the tips below to stay safe […]

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Setting Financial Goals: A Guide to What Should be Included

Posted 1 year ago

Everyone wants to be able to enjoy financial peace of mind, but achieving that goal can be difficult, especially when it seems like there is always a new financial fire to be put out. A medical bill or unexpected car repair can be enough to put you behind and make achieving financial stability seem like […]